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. the first film in the trilogy. peter jackson was on hand for the movie debut. the hobbit is released in the u.s. december 14th. folks looking forward to it. it is not the first time someone has been fooled by an article from the onion. the satirical newspaper and web side named north korea dictator kim jung un the sexiest man alive. they ran a story tribute to kim calling him devastatingly handsome. today they said the photo spread will be taken off line. they are mad, embarrassing. coming up after your local news on cbs "this morning" powerball fever sweeps the nation. we have a preview and some important legal advice -- legal advice here. important if you do end up with that winning ticket. plus senator amy klobuchar will join us. she will tell us about being part of the largest group of female senators in history. and supreme court justice antonio scalia sits down with charlie rose. that and more a little later on cbs "this morning." we appreciate you watching. i'm terrell brown. take care everybody, have a great day. ,,,, >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald >>> keep
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in jackson, mississippi, independent. caller: good morning. newly appointed superintendent, i met with yesterday. we have 30,000 students and 2000 are homeless. 70% of our schools in the city, i visited alternative schools where we had the bus driver and security guards running the alternative schools. we have teachers who are failing these students and failed those students' parents and grandparents. they've been in the school system's 25 for 30 years. we accept this. we fired a coach at southern university yesterday because they went 0-12. how is it we led 75% of our students fail and we continue to retain the same principals and teachers? 76% of our schools in jackson need to be charter schools. this is the only outlet that i see for the future of our children in jackson, mississippi. host: let me throw this into the mix before we go. schools install a tracking system despite protests. ships pinpoint location of students. -- chips. perry, philadelphia, tennessee, democratic caller. how you fix the school system? caller: i appreciate you letting me speak. years ago i was in sout
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of three hobbit films which serve as a prequel to peter jackson's lord of the rings trilogy. it has its american premiere next week here in new york. >> do you think americans will wear those little hats everyone was wearing? >> seems like a lot from that story but if anyone can do it peter jackson. >> those were a masterpiece. >> blockbusters. that's why they made all three, we can probably make 500 million each. >> easily. easily. >> all right. so we've been talking about the fiscal cliff, 34 days left until we go off the cliff. or slide down the cliff. there's been lots of metaphors about that combination of tax increases and deep spending cuts. both sides reporting little progress. the clock is ticking. everybody's talking about compromise. when you get into the details, not that much compromise. let's get to tim pawlenty, a top lobbyist for the banking industry serving as the ceo of the financial services roundtable which represents the 100 largest u.s. financial services companies. it's nice to have you with us, sir, nice to be with us. >> good morning, always good to be with you.